Search for dissertations about: "Mobility"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1256 swedish dissertations containing the word Mobility.

  1. 1. Doing Mobility

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Alexandra Weilenmann; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2003]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; mobility; mobile technology; ethnomethodology; conversationanalysis; ethnography; CSCW;

    Abstract : Despite the widespread adoption of mobile information and communication technology, there are still relatively few studies of their use. Previous studies often fail to capture the situated practicalities of mobility. READ MORE

  2. 2. Mobility in Science

    University dissertation from Department of Economics, Lund Universtiy

    Author : John Källström; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Economics of science; Mobility; Scientists; Scientific productivity; Migration;

    Abstract : The thesis consists of three independent chapters. The chapters are all empirical studies of scientists and the role that different types of mobility play in shaping researchers' scientific output and careers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Struggle for Mobility : Risk, hope and community of knowledge in Eritrean and Ethiopian migration pathways towards Sweden

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Social Anthropology, Stockholm University

    Author : Tekalign Ayalew Mengiste; Erik Olsson; Shahram Khosravi; Ninna Nyberg Sørensen; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; refugee journey; irregular migration; vulnerability; hope; human smuggling; knowledge; community; mobility; migration infrastructure; diaspora; Social Anthropology; socialantropologi;

    Abstract : On the basis of the ethnographic fieldwork conducted in Sweden, Italy, Sudan and Ethiopia during 2013–2015, this study examines the motivations, organizations and impact of overland migratory journeys from Ethiopia and Eritrea across the Sahara Desert and Mediterranean Sea to Sweden. The analysis involves the exploring of how migrants strive to prepare, manage and survive the multiple risks and structural barriers they encounter: the exits from Eritrea and Ethiopia, negotiations and contacts with various brokers and facilitators, organized crime and violence, restrictive border controls, passage through the Desert and high Sea and finally, ‘managing the asylum system in Sweden’. READ MORE

  4. 4. Powered mobility device use: participation and accessibility

    University dissertation from Active and Healthy Ageing Research Group, Lund university

    Author : Cecilia Pettersson; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; autonomy; environmental barrier; focus groups; housing adaptation; housing enabler; independence; mobility; mobility-related participation; occupational therapy; powered scooter; powered wheelchair; spinal cord injury; Occupational therapy; Arbetsterapi;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Alla människor ska kunna vara delaktiga i samhället och mobilitet är viktigt för att kunna förflytta sig i bostaden och i samhället i stort. Mobilitet gör det möjligt att vara delaktig i olika aktiviteter som till exempel sociala aktiviteter och fritidsaktiviteter. READ MORE

  5. 5. Women on the road : : Regendering Narratives of Mobility

    University dissertation from Göteborgs Universitet/Karlskrona Tekniska Högskola

    Author : Jessica Enevold; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; female mobile subject; feminist theory; feminism; narratives of mobility; mobility; materotopia; materotopology; regendering; road topos; travel; travel writing; women-on-the-road;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Traditionellt sett är resande en maskulin aktivitet. I det här sammanhanget betyder det att resan för en euro-amerikansk man ses som en identitetsskapande process som formar honom som subjekt. READ MORE